Captain Dan Jasper

A United States Coast Guard Captain, Dan Jasper grew up fishing on the lakes and rivers of Minnesota and Wisconsin. Over the past 18 years, Dan has fished all over North America, from Alaska to Costa Rica fishing both fresh water and salt water.  He is licensed as a Charter Captain and is also trained in CPR and First Aid.

  • USCG Captain and full-time professional fishing guide
  • Year-round fishing – open water and ice fishing
  • First Aid and CPR certified
  • Tournament angler
  • Lives on Lake Minnetonka and knows where the fish are biting
  • Has in-depth knowledge of the West Metro lakes



Passion. Knowledge. Expertise.

An experienced angler and professional guide, Dan Jasper has a passion for fishing and he wants to share that passion with others. No matter the season, his goal is simple: to help grow the sport of fishing and help people experience it at it’s very best. Whether you’re an experienced angler looking to increase your knowledge of fishing or a first timer looking to give it a shot, Dan’s mission remains the same… to share his angling knowledge and expertise in a way that ignites your own passion for fishing and fuels your enjoyment of being on the water in Minnesota.




Dan’s Personal Best Largemouth Bass

  • Caught and Released: March 2013
  • Length: 26.5 inches
  • Girth: 17.5 inches
  • Weight: 12.09 lbs
  • Location: Texas
  • Lure: Rapala X-Rap – Blue/Gold
  • Line: Sufix Performance Fuse 10lbs Test
  • Boat: Ranger Z20
  • Fishing Pole: Fenwick Elite Tech
  • Fishing Reel: Abu Garcia Revo SX
  • Fishing Partner: Steve Haumersen

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